CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A natural gas leak near Rea and Colony Roads has traffic backed up on both streets.

The leak was reported around 8 p.m. according to police. The fire department s hazardous materials team was also at the site of the leak.

Rea Road is closed between Colony Road and N.C. 51.

No one was reported injured.

It was unclear how long it would take investigators to identify and contrain the leak.

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